Gene M. Cullan, J.D., Ph.D.

Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, and Nursing Home Abuse Attorney

Gene Cullan, J.D., Ph.D. is an experienced trial attorney with advanced medical education in human anatomy and advanced training in accident reconstruction. Dr. Cullan dedicates his practice to helping individuals who have been seriously injured due to personal injury and medical malpractice. Dr. Cullan has a special emphasis in semi-truck and auto accident cases, as well as nursing home abuse and medical malpractice cases. He has received various awards and accolades, including being named “Best of the Bar” by the Kansas City Business Journal for six consecutive years.

Medical Education

Dr. Cullan earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from the University of Nebraska in 1975. He then obtained his Master’s degree (1978) and his Doctoral degree (1980), both in Anatomy, from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. While pursuing his medical education, Dr. Cullan was the recipient of Regent Scholarships, awarded to students with high academic achievement, from 1977 to 1980. After receiving his doctoral degree, Gene worked as a member of the medical faculty in the school’s departments of Anatomy, Physiology, and Biophysics. In 1985, he left this position to pursue a law degree.

Law School

Dr. Cullan graduated from Creighton University School of Law in 1987. After law school, Gene was selected to Clerk for the Honorable Donald E. O’Brien, Chief Judge, United States District Court Northern District of Iowa, whom he served for two years before beginning private practice in 1990.

Advanced Training in Accident Reconstruction

Dr. Cullan firmly believes in the value of continuing scientific and legal education. He has completed additional advanced education and training in accident reconstruction—training typically offered to Police Crash Units and Engineers. His accident reconstruction education includes Advanced Collision Reconstruction, Advanced Collision Investigation, Commercial Vehicle Inspection, and Commercial Vehicle Collision Investigation. Dr. Cullan’s practice has a special emphasis in semi-truck wrecks and serious car crashes.

Professional Memberships/Affiliations

Dr. Cullan is a member of a number of distinguished legal organizations including the following:

  • American Association for Justice (AAJ)
  • Arizona Bar Association
  • Arizona Association for Justice
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Nebraska Bar Association
  • Iowa Bar Association
  • AAJ Nursing Home Litigation Group
  • AAJ Truck Litigation Group

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Cullan & Cullan
4900 Main St, #310
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
Phone: (816) 861-7600
Toll Free: (866) 540-7600

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In addition to being a highly skilled attorney, Dr. Gene Cullan is extensively educated in the field of human anatomy. This helps him greatly as he fights for the legal rights of seriously injured people and their families.

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